Throwing on the Potter's Wheel 1 & 2 Thursdays with Finley, 4/11-5/16, 6-9 pm (6 sessions)
Join Finley at Baker Creek Ceramics for this exciting throwing experience! You will learn how to center and throw clay on the potter's wheel in the first four sessions. You will also learn how to trim and decorate your work in week five. Finally, in week 6, you will learn how to glaze. Beginning students will work on bowls and cylinders. Intermediate students will work on mugs with handles, vases and decorating with colored slip. Class will meet Thursdays 6 to 9 pm for 6 sessions and 6 to 6:30 the following Thursday to pick up your work. Clay is $30 per bag (25 pounds). You can purchase clay on-line or the first day of class. Bring your pottery tools, some plastic to cover your work in progress, a small hand towel, dress for mess and be ready for some fun!
Beginning students will learn all the basics, no previous experience required, ages 16 and up. Class minimum 4/maximum 10 students.
Week 1: demo wedging, centering, cylinders
Week 2: demo trimming, review centering and cylinders
Week 3: demo bowls, review trimming
Week 4: pulling handles
Week 5: trim all work, add handles and get ready for bisque firing
Week 6: glazeWeek 7: Pick up work from 6 to 6:30 pm
Cancellation& Refund Policy
Withdrawals and refunds – If Baker Creek Ceramics cancels a class students will receive a full refund. Students who withdraw two weeks or more prior to the first day of class will receive a full refund less a $25.00 processing fee. Students who withdraw fewer than two weeks prior to a class will not receive a refund.
Missed Classes – There are no discounts, refunds or make up sessions for missed classes.
Class Cancellation – All classes not meeting the minimum enrollment of 4 students one week prior to the start date may be cancelled. Baker Creek Ceramics will contact students in affected class and offer refunds or placement in an additional class.
- Baker Creek has the right to remove a student from a class if the
student's behavior is offensive or disruptive to the class.
Enrolled Students Only - Class instruction is for students enrolled in the class ONLY, no guests.
If you have questions about our class policies, please call us at 360-393-5458 or email us at email@example.com prior to registering.